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MSNBC
Nov 9, 2012 8:00am PST
dead line sets up a stand off with the nation's economy hanging in the balance. a new congressional budget office report predicts a fall off the cliff. could send the unemployment rate skyrockets by the end of next year. with the books on his presidency already being written, but the second chapter yet to be lived, can the president find common ground with a deeply-divided congress and dodge economic disaster? >> it's a huge challenge for president obama, but also a huge opportunity. health care reform in his first term and putting the fiscal house in order for the next four generations as the signature achievement already? >> he's going to have to strike some deals. and he's going to have to make some grand alliances. >> joining me from the white house is kristen welker. explain the footprint we can expect to hear. >> reporter: good morning. i think that the president is going to try to achieve two things. first, to try to set the tone for his second term. your going it hear him make a call for bipartisanship. we heard some of that during his victory speech in chicago earlier this
MSNBC
Nov 10, 2012 12:00pm PST
will coincide to basically push the u.s. economy into a recession unless congress does something about it. >> so remember that game on "the price is right" when the contestant had to avoid the guy going over the cliff, cue up the music, folks. going over the fiscal cliff means the end of the bush tax cuts. that would save $221 billion. but would raise most people's taxes by about 3500 bucks. reduces costs by $65 billion. general spending, including items on education and veterans benefits. a third cost redix, the payroll tax holiday expires. $95 billion saved there. and finally, emergency of employment benefits and health care and tax cuts, benefits saves the largest chunk there. that's $225 billion. if all of these cuts happen, the deficit improves by $607 billion. it would go down almost 40% but come at a hefty price. the economy would go over the fiscal cliff, sending the economy back into a recession. budget office projecting the unemployment rate could jump to 9.1% by the end of the year and that economic growth as well could shrink by half of a percent. i want to bring in bill schneider, c
MSNBC
Nov 10, 2012 11:00am PST
-in-class fuel economy. engineered to move heaven and earth. ♪ guts. glory. ram. plo. >>> shakeups and shakedowns. we can expect some president obama has invited congressional leaders to the white house next week to try top find some common ground on a drastic budget cuts set to take effect january 1st. while they are pledging compromise, both seem to be digging in on the bush tax cuts. >> if we're serious about reducing the deficit, we have to combine spending cuts with revenue. and that means asking the wealthiest americans to pay a little more in taxes. on tuesday we found out that the majority of americans agree with my approach. democrats, independents, and some republicans. >> instead of raising tax rates and accepting the damage it will do to our economy, let's start to solve the problem. let's focus on tax reform, that closes loopholes and lowers tax rates. >> let's bring in reed wilson. good afternoon to both of you. >> good afternoon. >> let me start with you. are we in for a new era of cooperation? is the end to the gridlock behind snus. >> well, i think it's a little too soon to get t
MSNBC
Nov 10, 2012 2:00pm EST
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MSNBC
Nov 10, 2012 1:00pm PST
, a sluggish economy, and powerful pro romney superpacs. now comes the hard part for the president, getting past what some call that second term curse. joined by "washington post" editor, pulitzer prize winner david marinis. good afternoon to you, sir. >> great to be with you, craig. >> you write in some detail about precisely how the president spent election day and election night. we know he played basketball. we just heard a few moments ago from one of the guys he played with. >> that's right. >> how confident was the president when the tallies started to come in? >> well, he was very confident in his staff, was remarkable. and they were telling him that everything was solid. so there is always a minor, you know, fear in the back of your head. but he knew he was going to win. >> one of the criticisms of the president's campaign at least was that it lacked details of his goals and how he planned to achieve them. did the voters wednesday morning actually come away knowing the president's agenda for a second term, the you think? >> well, he described three major things that he wants to do.
MSNBC
Nov 8, 2012 8:00am PST
at what took place between laura ingram and ann coulter. >> if mitt romney cannot win in this economy, then the tipping point has been reached. we have more takers than makers, and it's over. >> i'm sorry, and this is going to sound cruel. some of the times, i didn't feel like he was connecting with the material. i think you have to connect with the material. maybe it's people who have actually been in the trenches for decades, not someone who just was a success in business. >> right now, we see these people on the right trying to gain their credibility back, kind of throwing him under the bus. shouldn't the party get out of its conservative talk show host bubble and come up with real solutions? is because as a country, americans are facing real problems right now. there's not within the republican party. we do have real problems at home. >> what you're seeing is republicans are having this debate internally about was it mitt romney's fault, or is it our overall demographics and party fault? i would say it's both. if you look at the demographics, there's no reason the republicans shou
MSNBC
Nov 14, 2012 8:00am PST
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MSNBC
Nov 15, 2012 8:00am PST
. we have small businesses trying to recover that lost business, our economy took a hit. and so we have to make sure that long island is getting all the resources it needs to get back up on its feet, to keep the power on, to build the instruct, to get people in their homes to take care of the devastation that was inflicted on long island as a result of the storm. that's important not just for the people that i represent but for the continue. and long island and new york are a an important part of our economy. we want to make sure this is expedited and not just as a local priority. >> that's a long way to go. i want to take your attention back to capitol hill and the developments that we have seen there early this week since congress is back in session. nancy pelosi saying she would stay in her job as democratic leader as long as you stated in yours as the head of the democratic congressional campaign committee. now yesterday she was asked about the democratic leadership. but and i want to play some of what the exchange was and get your reaction to that. take a listen. >> some of your co
MSNBC
Nov 13, 2012 8:00am PST
that the president needs to talk about not just inside an ek cochamber what the economy needs moving forward? >> it's essential. what learned from 2011, debt negotiations from 2011, nobody wants to see hours of negotiations around a table where nothing is moving forward. there are solutions and proposals that the president has put out there. he's meeting with business leaders, labor leaders, civic leaders. he'll take his case to the american people. and he knows that this coalition of people who elected him and have serious, you know, beliefs that we need to resolve this are part of the conversation and i think he's learned that lesson and you'll see that in the fiscal cliff but also in his agenda moving quickly. >> former 2012 traveling campaign secretary. a long title. what's the new title for jen in. >> i'm going on vacation with my husband for two weeks. i'm sleeping. i'm headed back to the private sector. i'll always be a big supporter of the president. i'm just excited to see what happens in his second term. >> all right, jen, great to see you. >>> the one-two punch of the fiscal cliff, tax h
MSNBC
Nov 11, 2012 12:00pm PST
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